• 1449 Old Waterbury Rd

Mark C. Ruchman M.D.
Oculofacial Associates of Connecticut LLC

1 Reservoir Office Park Suite 203
1449 Old Waterbury Rd
Southbury, CT 06488

(203) 264-4000

 (203) 264 4000 (phone)
(203) 264 4002 (fax)



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About Dr. Ruchman

Cosmetic Services Available

Hospital Affiliations

Insurances Accepted

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Mark Ruchman, MD

  • Dr. Ruchman, a board-certified, fellowship-trained ophthalmic plastic surgeon,  is a Phi Beta Kappa graduate of Williams College. After graduating Magna Cum Laude, Dr. Ruchman received his medical degree from Yale University in 1976. He completed his residency and fellowship in Ophthalmic Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery at Wills Eye Hospital in Philadelphia. 
  • Dr. Ruchman was one of the original investigators in New England for the use of Botox in the treatment of Facial Dystonias including:blepharospasm, hemifacialspasm, and Meige’s Syndrome
  • Dr Mark Ruchman additionally serves as Chief Medical Officer for VersantHealth, a managed care company specializing in vision services and eye care.  He oversees policy development, technology assessment, utilization management and quality improvement for its 35 million beneficiaries.
  • He has servered as a member of the Executive Committee of the Association of Yale Alumni in Medicine www.aya.yale.edu.
  • Dr. Ruchman is a Director of the International Eye Foundation (www.iefusa.org).  The International Eye Foundation is the nation’s oldest charitable foundation devoted to reducing blindness and promoting healthy vision world-wide.  The International Eye Foundation has been rated four stars, highest rating, by Charity Navigator, and has been endorsed by the United Nations and World Health Organization.
  • Dr. Ruchman is a member of the American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic Reconstructive Surgeons and a Fellow of the American Academy of Ophthalmology.  Dr. Ruchman specializes in ophthalmic plastic reconstructive surgery, and has written and lectured extensively on various areas in ophthalmology.
  • Dr. Ruchman was presented the Honor Award by the American Academy of Ophthalmology in recognition of his contributions to professional education.  He is an Attending at St. Mary’s Hospital in Waterbury, Connecticut.
  •  Dr. Ruchman’s wife, Sharon, is a composer of classical music.  




Services that Dr. Ruchman  provides:

  • His expertise includes:  Blepharoplasty, Facial Rejuvenation, Eyelid Abnormalities, Treatment of Thyroid Eye Disease, Orbital Trauma and Tumors, Periocular Malignancies, Lacrimal Disorders and Facial Dystonia including Blepharospasm and Meige Syndrome.


Hospital Affiliations

  • St. Mary's Hospital, Waterbury Connecticut 


Insurances Accepted

Medicare,  Anthem, Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield, Cigna, HealthNet, Connecticare, Oxford, United HealthCare, WellCare and most other commercial plans

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